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WESTPORT, Ind. -- A six-year old girl is in the hospital after she was struck by lightning. It happened after 9 a.m. Tuesday near Westport in Decatur County. The girl was outside a relative’s house when it happened. The girl’s grandmother called 911 and gave her CPR until medics...
(UPDATE AT 1:20PM) -- IPL is reporting that power has been restored to all but 381 customers on the city's east side. (ORIGINAL STORY AT 12:15PM): INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – More than 14,000 people are currently without power on Indianapolis' east side. All people affected are...
SAVANNAH, Ga. (CNN) -- "You wanna try me, right?" So begins the live Facebook broadcast of a mother beating and berating her 16-year-old daughter in their Savannah, Georgia, home. The teen sobs as her mother slaps her all over her body and hits her with what appears to be a...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--You may have to be ready to pay more in taxes for better roads, said one state lawmaker who is on a committee studying how to pay for roads, long-term. "Believe me. I'm a Republican and don't like raising taxes any more than anyone else. But, if we're going...
GALVESTON, Ind. -- The 1,200 people who live in Galveston, Indiana, are now without a town marshal following a vote by the town council Tuesday night. A packed crowd turned out for the Galveston Town Hall meeting to determine the fate of Town Marshal Shawn Durham's job. The...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - Following the most recent shooting of an IMPD officer, the Indianapolis Fraternal Order of Police is calling for an emergency $3.2 million expenditure to buy better equipment for police. The FOP says it's seen a rise in the number of assaults against IMPD...
(GALVESTON) - The 1,200 people who live in Galveston, Indiana, are now without a town marshal following a vote by the town council Tuesday night. A packed crowd turned out for the Galveston Town Hall meeting to determine the fate of Town Marshal Shawn Durham's job. Ultimately,...
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Metro Police Department held a press conference Tuesday regarding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday evening. Around 6:37 p.m. Monday, the one-year veteran officer reportedly stopped the suspect’s vehicle at the Marathon Gas Station...
Democrats will formally nominate Hillary Clinton for president Tuesday night. Indiana House Minority Leader Scott Pelath says the four-day convention in Philadelphia is an opportunity to draw clear contrasts with Republicans. He says Democrats will offer specific ideas for the...